Southampton vs Ipswich Town Preview and Line Up Prediction: Southampton to Win 2-0 at 11/2
Southampton and Ipswich Town will play in the next round of the FA Cup at the St Mary’s Stadium on Sunday, 4th January.
These teams last played each other in June 2012 when they drew 1 – 1. In August 2011 Southampton beat Ipswich Town 5 – 2.
At present Southampton are fourth in the Premier League with 33 points having won 10 games, drawn 3 and lost 6. This is their first match of this season’s FA Cup.
Ipswich Town is second in the Football League Championship table with 47 points having won 13 games, drawn 8 and lost 3. This is also their first match of this season’s FA Cup.
A 2 – 0 win for Southampton is the most likely outcome of the match with William Hill and Bet365 offering odds of 6/1 and 11/2 respectively.
Predicted Line Ups:
Southampton: Forster, Yoshida, Fonte, Alderweireld, Targett, Davis S, Wanyama, Schneiderlin, Tadic, Pelle, Mane.
Ipswich Town: Bialkowski, Chambers, Smith, Berra, Parr, Skuse, Anderson, Tabb, Bishop, Murphy D, McGoldrick.
William Hill Odds: 7/20 Southampton to Win, 19/5 for a Draw and 8/1 Ipswich Town to Win
Bet365 Odds: 4/11 Southampton to Win, 15/4 for a Draw and 15/2 Ipswich Town to Win